Gujarat riots convict Suresh Chhara arrested for `attacking` journalist Revati Laul

Gujarat riots convict Suresh Chhara arrested for `attacking` journalist Revati Laul

The Gujarat Police on Thursday arrested Suresh Chhara, after journalist Revati Laul complained of alleged assault by the 2002 riots convict.

'Sonia Gandhi had met Zakia Jafri after Gulbarg incident'

The son of Ehsan Jafri, who was killed in the Gulbarg society violence, has refuted the claim by former Gujarat DGP RB Sreekumar Sonia Gandhi had not met the MP's widow.

Attempts being made to create conditions like 2002: Azam Khan hints at riots

Attempts being made to create conditions like 2002: Azam Khan hints at riots

In an apparent reference to the Gujarat riots, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on Sunday alleged attempts are being made to create "disturbing" conditions like in 2002, with an eye on upcoming elections in many states.

Ex-Gujarat DGP wants 2002 Nanavati riot report released

The Modi government had on March 6, 2002 appointed justices Nanavati and Mehta to look into the February 27 Sabarmati Express train burning.

After being rebuked by SC, sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt tweets about 'bandwagon of evil'

After being rebuked by SC, sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt tweets about 'bandwagon of evil'

After Sanjiv Bhatt was rebuked for by SC, the sacked Gujarat cadre IPS officer tweeted about 'bandwagon of evil' on Wednesday.

Sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt alleges victimisation in SC

Dismissed Gujarat Cadre IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt on Thursday told the Supreme Court that he was victimised and targeted by the state government, whose strategy was to shoot the messenger for his bold speaking about the handling of law and order situation during the riots of 2002.

SC begins hearing on pleas of ex-IPS Sanjiv Bhatt

The Supreme Court on Wednesday commenced hearing on the pleas of dismissed Gujarat Cadre IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt seeking apex court-monitored SIT probe into allegation of misuse of state machinery during 2002 post- Godhra riots and the alleged role of top BJP and RSS functionaries and some senior bureaucrats.

Supreme Court to hear pleas of ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt today

Supreme Court to hear pleas of ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt today

The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the pleas of dismissed Gujarat Cadre IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt seeking SIT probe into allegation of misuse of state machinery during 2002 post-Godhra riots and the alleged roles of top BJP and RSS functionaries and some senior bureaucrats.

SC resumes hearing to decide if courts can ask state to compensate damage of religious places

The Supreme Court on Wednesday resumed a crucial hearing to decide whether the courts can command the State to fund the restoration of places of worship damaged due to its failure to maintain law and order, an issue that came into focus after the destruction of such structures during the 2002 Gujarat riots.

Sanjiv Bhatt's son lauds his dad for taking on Modi govt over 2002 Gujarat riots

Sanjiv Bhatt's son lauds his dad for taking on Modi govt over 2002 Gujarat riots

Former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who had taken on the Gujarat government headed by the then CM Narendra Modi over the 2002 post-Godhra riots and was recently sacked on the ground of unauthorised absence from service, on Thursday shared an emotional message from his son Shantanu Bhatt, encouraging him to continue the fight against the 'subverted system'.

Suspended cop Sanjiv Bhatt who took on Narendra Modi in Gujarat sacked, smells conspiracy

The Gujarat government has terminated IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt who had taken on the then Narendra Modi government over 2002 Gujarat riots cases four years ago.

Gujarat Police opposes Teesta ​Setalvad's plea to de-freeze bank accounts

The city police, probing the alleged Gulberg Society fund misuse case, on Tuesday opposed the pleas filed by social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand in the Gujarat High Court to de-freeze their and their two NGOs' bank accounts.

SC for winding up proceedings in 2002 Gujarat riots case in 3 months

The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted an extension of another three months to an Ahmedabad trial court to wind up the proceedings in 2002 Gulberg Society massacre in which former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri and 67 others were killed.

Hearing on Jafri's petition on Gujarat riots conspiracy starts

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday began the hearing on the petition filed by Zakia Jafri against a lower court's order upholding the clean chit given by Special Investigation Team to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others with regard to the 2002 riots.

Maya Kodnani, Babu Bajrangi should also be hanged, says Owaisi post Yakub's execution

All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Thursday said they would want to see Maya Kodnani and Babu Bajrangi being hanged to death for their role in the 2002 Godhra riots, as they too were as deserving of this punishment as 1993 Mumbai terror attacks convict Yakub Memon, who was sent to the gallows this morning.

Congress demands apology from PM Narendra Modi over Gujarat riots

Congress on Friday raked up the post- Godhra riots issue against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, latching onto the claims by former RAW chief AS Dulat to demand that Modi apologise for the communal violence in 2002 when he was the Chief Minister of Gujarat.

Government plans to cancel FCRA registration of Teesta's NGOs

Government plans to cancel the registration of two NGOs of social activist Teesta Setalvad for alleged violations of Foreign Currency Regulation Act.

Gujarat court acquits three in 2002 riot case

The special trial court hearing the Ode village riot case of 2002 on Thursday acquitted three accused giving them benefit of doubt.

2002 Gujarat riots: CD of call records misplaced, Rahul Sharma not responsible, says SIT

The special investigation team (SIT) on Monday submitted before the court trying the Naroda Gam riot case that CD of call records of some state functionaries during the 2002 Gujarat riots was misplaced but it did not amount to any offence by IPS officer Rahul Sharma.

2002 Gujarat riots: CD of call records misplaced; Rahul Sharma not responible, says SIT

The special investigation team (SIT) on Monday submitted before the court trying the Naroda Gam riot case that CD of call records of some state functionaries during the 2002 Gujarat riots was misplaced but it did not amount to any offence by IPS officer Rahul Sharma.